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Monday and Friday
10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday
1:00pm-5:00pm

 

 

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Evening Book Discussion - Red Clocks by Leni Zumas

Wednesday, February 12 @ 6:30pm

Free Tax Help at the Library

AARP Tax Help at the Library: For an appointment, call 207-518-8579.

Monday Movie Matinee - Downton Abbey

Two Showings: Monday, February 3 & Monday, February 10 @1:30pm

Morning Book Discussion - Reader's Choice: Vintage Maine Book

Tuesday, February 4 @ 10am

Morning Book Discussion - The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Tuesday, March 3 @ 10am

Scarborough Historical Society Meeting - Slavery in Maine

Sunday, February 2 @ 2pm. Guest speaker Vana Carmona discusses slavery in Maine.

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Yesterday

  1. Genealogy Group
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, January 27th
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • Roots. Branches. Shoots. You may think we’re talking about trees – and in a way, we are. We’re talking about family trees! The Scarborough Public Library Genealogy Group is offered the fourth Monday of each month from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. Whether you are just starting to explore your heritage or well into the process, this monthly “drop in” gathering will introduce you to vetted resources for ancestral research.The group will be facilitated by Don Taylor, a retired Information Technology Security Specialist who became interested in Genealogy in the 1970s. Since 2005, Don has focused on genealogical research, specializing in Internet research and genetic genealogy. He is a member of the Maine Genealogical Society (MGS), New England Historic Genealogical Society, and is on the Board of Directors of the Scarborough Historical Society (SHS) where he helps others research their Scarborough roots. Don also manages a personal genealogy blog.Join us and start exploring your family tree; it’s free to attend! FMI, contact Adult Reference at 883-4723 option 4, or email askSPL@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Today

  1. Mother Goose Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, January 28th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Join Jaclyn in this program that is filled with nursery rhymes, fingerplays, and songs. Ages birth to 3 years with an adult.

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  2. Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, January 28th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Our TAB group meets every Tuesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. Members organize fun teen events at the library and help with other volunteer efforts too! For more information about joining, contact Youth Services, 883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Tomorrow

  1. Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, January 29th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • If you are in Grades 6 and up and like reading books, talking about books, writing about books, illustrating book themes, and creating fun skits, this book club is for you! For more information, contact Youth Services at 883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Thursday, January 30th

  1. Family Story Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, January 30th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Bring moms, dads, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles...whoever is "family" to you - for stories and songs with Sarah and her ukulele.

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Saturday, February 1st

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, February 1st
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

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  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, February 1st
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Join Sarah for a mix of stories and songs. All ages with an adult.

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Sunday, February 2nd

  1. Scarborough Historical Society
    • Start time: 02:00pm
    • End date: Sunday, February 2nd
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • The Library is pleased to serve as the location for Scarborough Historical Society and Museum’s monthly meetings held the first Sunday of the month. Guest speakers will explore Historical topics at each gathering. The meetings are free to attend. Join in and get to know this great “keeper” of Scarborough’s robust history! FMI, visit the Scarborough Historical Society & Museum's website at scarboroughhistoricalsociety.org or call 885-9997.

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Monday, February 3rd

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, February 3rd
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • Monday Movie Matinee
      First Monday of Each Month

      Join us for a FREE viewing of contemporary and classic movies - from recent theater releases to old favorites. Check the homepage of our website for the monthly selection at www.scarboroughlibrary.org. This event is open to the public.

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Tuesday, February 4th

  1. Book Discussion Group
  2. Mother Goose Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, February 4th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Join Jaclyn in this program that is filled with nursery rhymes, fingerplays, and songs. Ages birth to 3 years with an adult.

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  3. Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 4th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Our TAB group meets every Tuesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. Members organize fun teen events at the library and help with other volunteer efforts too! For more information about joining, contact Youth Services, 883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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  4. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 4th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Pajamas in the library? Absolutely! Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring their favorite thing to cuddle for this special story time filled with books and crafts, presented by Sarah. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration required by calling the Youth Room at 883-4723 option 3, or emailing kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Wednesday, February 5th

  1. Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, February 5th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • If you are in Grades 6 and up and like reading books, talking about books, writing about books, illustrating book themes, and creating fun skits, this book club is for you! For more information, contact Youth Services at 883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Thursday, February 6th

  1. Family Story Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, February 6th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Bring moms, dads, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles...whoever is "family" to you - for stories and songs with Sarah and her ukulele.

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  2. Let's Talk America
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, February 6th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Let's Talk America! forums are happening all around the country, bringing people together for inclusive, respectful dialogue about issues facing our communities, our state, and our nation. Come share your views—and consider new insights. These programs are free and open to the public. For more information, contact local facilitator, Sam Kelley at cell 650-1814.

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